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The Sitcom Mission

The Sitcom Mission

Contact

12 Rushcliffe Road
Grantham, Li NG31 8ED
01476403804 (voice)
01476403804 (fax)

Web: Click here
Email: info@sitcommission.com

Contact: Declan Hill, Co-Producer

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Objective

We're looking for the best sitcom scripts that we can develop and showcase.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Expired. Previous Deadline: 05/15/2016

Notification: June 30, 2016

Rules

  1. The competition is open to anyone. There is a £10 entry fee per script. There is no limit to the number of entries made.
  2. Entrants should write a 15-minute sitcom script. Scripts must be legibly typed and must be no more than 15 minutes in length.
  3. It is a condition of entry that entrants warrant that their work contains no defamatory matter, also that it does not breach any third party rights or contain any quotation from copyright material without appropriate permission having been obtained.
  4. The script must be the entrants' original work. Professional and produced writers are eligible to enter.
  5. Co-written scripts may be entered and writing teams will be considered.
  6. The sitcom must be written primarily in English.
  7. The selection panel's decision will be final and no further correspondence will be entered into. Every 1's A Critic Ltd does not accept any responsibility for late, delayed, damaged, ineligible, fraudulent or lost entries. The right is reserved for the whole script not to be read if it is clear that the quality of writing or subject matter is in breach of these rules.
  8. The selection panel will select a longlist of up to 8 scripts. The writers of those scripts will then be given feedback from the producers and two weeks to rewrite their episode and return it to the producers. This process will continue until the producers are happy with the standard and potential of the entries and they will choose up to four entries for the industry showcase in October.
  9. Entrants will retain copyright in their entries.
  10. In return for the assistance provided to the writer by Every 1's A Critic Ltd, the writer agrees to pay to Every 1's A Critic Ltd a fee calculated as 12.5% gross of any money received by the writer for the Script in respect of script development, script production or pilot production of any kind by any producer, broadcaster, production company or production financier without limitation. This agreement will expire on the date 18 months from the date of the show's performance at The Sitcom Mission industry showcase.
  11. The 'prizes' (presentation at the industry showcase) must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred or transferred.
  12. Every 1's A Critic Ltd reserves the right to withhold prizes, alter the closing date, amend the rules or to cancel the competition in whole or in part if they consider it necessary or if the standard of entries so justifies.
  13. All entries must be uploaded to the Sitcom Mission website so that they are received no later than 23.59 BST on May 15, 2016. The deadline for receiving entries for the competition is final. No entries received after the given date will be considered. Every 1's A Critic Ltd can accept no responsibility for any uploading delays. Proof of uploading is not proof of receipt.
  14. The names of the long listed entrants will be posted on The Sitcom Mission website by June 30, 2016. Following the final selection panel meeting, the names of the selected writers going through to the industry showcase stage will be posted on the website at a future date.
  15. Winners agree to take part in any post-competition publicity as required.
  16. Every 1's A Critic reserves the right to exclude any entry from the competition at any time and in its absolute discretion if Every 1's A Critic has reason to believe that an entrant has breached these rules.
  17. Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and to agree to be bound by them when entering this competition.
  18. Every 1's A Critic will only ever use personal details for the purposes of this competition, and will not publish them or provide them to anyone without permission.
  19. These rules are governed by the law of England and Wales.

Awards

Industry showcase. Last year's winner was optioned by Hat Trick Productions (Episodes, Father Ted)

The Sitcom Mission

Contact

12 Rushcliffe Road
Grantham, Li NG31 8ED
01476403804 (voice)
01476403804 (fax)

Web: Click here
Email: info@sitcommission.com

Contact: Declan Hill, Co-Producer

Report Card

Overall: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Professionalism: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Feedback: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Signficance: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 0    
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The Sitcom Mission

Contact

12 Rushcliffe Road
Grantham, Li NG31 8ED
01476403804 (voice)
01476403804 (fax)

Web: Click here
Email: info@sitcommission.com

Contact: Declan Hill, Co-Producer

Report Card

Overall: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Professionalism: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Feedback: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Signficance: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 0    
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The Sitcom Mission

Contact

12 Rushcliffe Road
Grantham, Li NG31 8ED
01476403804 (voice)
01476403804 (fax)

Web: Click here
Email: info@sitcommission.com

Contact: Declan Hill, Co-Producer

Report Card

Overall: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Professionalism: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Feedback: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Signficance: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 0    
Have you entered?
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